The Master of Physician Assistant (MPA) Program is an accredited 28-month program that provides graduates the skills and resources to deliver health care as physician assistant leaders in an evolving health-care industry.
Graduates of the MPA Program are eligible to sit for the Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE).
"I recently broke my toe, and not having a local general practitioner I went over to Physicians Treatment Center.
Everyone from the technician who weighed me, the x-ray technician and the doctors I met, were kind, caring and intelligent...
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School begins again very soon, and while more than a few students are bound to be disappointed by the end of their summer break, it's not all bad!
What's your favorite part of the start of a new school year?I’ve spent a lot of time in doctors’ offices and hospitals, shivering on exam tables in my open-to-the-front gown, recording my medical history on multiple forms, having enough blood drawn in little glass tubes to satisfy a thirsty vampire.In my early 20s, I contracted a disease that doctors were unable to identify for years—in fact, for about a decade they thought nothing was wrong with me—but that nonetheless led to multiple complications, requiring a succession of surgeries, emergency-room visits, and ultimately (when tests finally showed something was wrong) trips to specialists for MRIs and lots more testing.That far outpaced the increase in VA patients and contributed to a fatal overdose rate of nearly double the national average, the agency’s own scientists found. At that hearing in October, VA officials promised to present a plan to address problems with opiate prescriptions within 30 days.A follow-up oversight hearing is scheduled for Wednesday.Patients could only use the choice program if they lived more than 40 miles from the nearest VA hospital or if they could not get an appointment from their local VA facility within 30 days.